Sunday, February 8, 2009

Dubai Horse Racing World Cup

The Dubai World Cup has again proven to lead the way in horse racing’s international era, its global appeal emphasised by the Dubai Racing Club receiving in excess of 1,600 entries from 27 countries for the world’s richest race-meeting.The 2009 US$6,000,000 Group 1 Dubai World Cup, holds special significance as it will be the 14th and final renewal staged at Nad Al Sheba racecourse before racing is moved to Meydan in 2010.The Dubai World Cup at the Nad Al Sheba Racecourse is the richest horse race in the world. With the mile-and-a-quarter group-one race for four year olds and above offering an incredible US$6-million prize fund, with US$3.6 million going to the winner, it is no surprise that the best horses, jockeys and trainers make the annual trip to the UAE.

Dates: 28 March 2009
Venue: Nad Al Sheba Racecourse

1 comment:

  1. I simply loved the unique performance of the Jockey Ahmad Kitby, in the 6th race. Although the horse was very able, but without this split second timing, he wouldn't have had a chance to win. Super performance rarely seen.